Vargas To Helm Townsquare/El Paso
January 18, 2012 at 9:56 AM (PT)
Longtime industry veteran, KEVIN VARGAS has been named PD of TOWNSQUARE Active Rock KLAQ/EL PASO, TX and KLAQ HD-2. He will also oversee operations for the TOWNSQUARE MEDIA cluster, which includes Hot AC KSII and Sports KROD-A.
VP/GM BRAD DUBOW commented, “KEVIN is a proven leader with a solid history of success in the Rock format and is a brilliant strategist for events, digital and overall operations. We look forward to his ideas, concepts and future contributions.”
“I'm honored by having been chosen to lead KLAQ -- one of the great Rock stations in America -- and maintain its tradition of success while helping guide its evolution through this new digital age. I look forward to contributing in any way I can to help deliver the cluster's ratings and revenue goals. I'm also thrilled to be joining TOWNSQUARE MEDIA, and participating in their vision for building the country’s preeminent local media company operating across multiple platforms.” VARGAS added.